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Junior Girls' Latest News

This page is updated regularly to keep you up to date with all the breaking news from the Junior Girls' Division.

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Thursday, 22 June 2017

Annual Photography Competition Judged


The Junior Girls’ School launched the annual photography competition before the Easter break. The girls were asked to submit photos on their return to school based on the theme ‘My Favourite View’. All of the entries have been on display outside the ...
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Monday, 5 June 2017

Gymnast's National Bronze


Congratulations to Year 4 pupil Dinburgh Ai, who won a bronze medal at the National Development Plan Grades Final for rhythmic gymnastics at Stock-on-Trent in early June! This is her first national medal, though in May she also won the title of North...
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Friday, 2 June 2017

School Wins Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service


Bolton School has won the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS) 2017. This unique UK national honour was created by The Queen in 2002 to mark the occasion of her Golden Jubilee, recognising excellence in voluntary activities carried out by group...
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Friday, 26 May 2017

Children’s Author Tells How to Win Like a Girl


Acclaimed children’s author Sophia Bennett inspired Year 8 girls at Bolton School to reach for success whilst remaining true to themselves in her “Winning Like a Girl” talk. The presentation used examples from her own writing, where girls in tough si...
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Thursday, 25 May 2017

Alumni Share Careers with Year 6

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The annual Junior Careers Carousel brought together Park Road and Hesketh House pupils at the Junior Girls’ School for an afternoon spent learning all about a variety of different jobs. Four alumni gave their time to speak to Year 6 boys and girls ab...
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Thursday, 18 May 2017

Mass for Peace at Bolton Parish Church

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Junior School pupils supported the Friends of Bolton School Choir during a special performance at Bolton Parish Church. The theme of the concert was peace and war, with ‘The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace’ at the heart of the programme. Parents and frie...
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Wednesday, 10 May 2017

AJIS Biathlon Win

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The Junior Girls’ Year 5 team enjoyed great success at the AJIS Biathlon competition. The team of Anna Brennand, Holly Durnian, Amelia Cowin, Molly Grimshaw, Charlotte Harris and Pip Nuttall travelled to Rossall School to compete. The girls started i...
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Monday, 1 May 2017

Gymnast Crowned North West Champion

NW Gymnastics Champion Dinburgh

Year 4 pupil Dinburgh Ai has once again triumphed at the North West Rhythmic Gymnastics Open Championships. She was first in the ‘free’ section, first in the ‘ball’ competition, and came in first place overall in the U10 category, winning her the tit...
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Friday, 28 April 2017

Joint Cross Country League Win for Juniors

Shared Cross Country League Win Junior Boys and Girls

At the recent Bolton Schools’ Cross Country Championships, the results of the League competition from earlier in the year were announced. There are four League events in total, and at each event, the top four runners’ positions count towards the tea...
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Monday, 24 April 2017

Bolton School Hosts AJIS Proms

AJIS Proms Orchestra

Eighty pupils from nineteen independent schools across the North West, including the Junior Boys’ and Junior Girls’ Schools, came together in the Girls’ Division Great Hall to form an orchestra. They had just one day to practise before putting on the...
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